United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 22-year-old male asked:
I started with a lump in throat sensation, then pain swallowing and now pressure in my chest intermittently. are these classic signs of acid reflux?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Not classic: This is not a bad story for acid reflux, but your symptoms could also suggest that other problems should be ruled out or at least considered. Recommend you see your doc soon and discuss the symptoms. The doc may recommend further testing, treatment, or expert referral. The sooner the better.
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Last updated Apr 1, 2015
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